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... and all other tests have limits as even if doctor wanted an emg every month, I doubt anyone would agree to allow it. ... (22 replies)
... If its a workmans comp injury they will tell all the positive stuff to get you back to work so they can stop paying. ... (22 replies)
... My biggest concern is the foot drop. There is no pain associated with it. I have no pain to speak of in my left leg or foot. ... (22 replies)

... The type of surgery you will be having is the gold standard when it comes to making sure the area with be as strong as possible when all is healed. ... (4 replies)
... r wimps...but neither is dealing with chronic sciatic pain for years on end, or the pain from facet joint disease, etc. But fusion is particularly tough because after about a month, everyone who knows the patient expects him to be "well." The patient LOOKS fine, and may even move well... ... (47 replies)
... Funny how we have sorts of questions but when you get to the docs, you forget them. Went with DH today and remembered you asking about regenerating but like a dummy, I asked about the discs regenerating. ... (3 replies)
... Moldova to answer your question yep it was the last 2 discs so I guess it is understandable that i have a problem sitting. ... (5 replies)
... but felt much better than I had prior to surgery. ... (12 replies)
... My neurosurgeon said that reherniation usually happens in the first three months. He told me I should be safe from that by now, But who knows it took me 5 months to get the first surgery. I had a open discectomy whatever that is..They did not use the term Micro in my paperwork. But it may be the same I don't know for sure. ... (12 replies)
... I was looking for some averages on how fast you completely recover from your pain after a Lumbar Discectomy for sciatcia. On Aug 08 06, I woke suddenly to pain so severe I could not walk or put a foot to ground. ... (12 replies)
... Sometimes when I move it hurts. How long does it take for the nerves to heal after surgery? ... (15 replies)
... Welcome to the board. ... (18 replies)
... Welcome to the board. I will try to answer some of your questions, but I preface the attempt by saying that everyone's experience is unique, and what I have to say may or may not apply to you. I have had two lumbar fusions and had two very different experiences. ... (2 replies)
... The good side of boredom is that it means your pain isn't too bad! After my first surgery, I couldn't do anything but lie around and moan. I couldn't concentrate to read or watch TV or do anything that would distract me from the pain. ... (6 replies)
... Since you such a strong individual, I am sure you will do well during your recovery. Honestly, this helps a lot. ... (7 replies)
... Welcome to the board. You ask many good questions and I will try to respond as I went through one fusion that ended up ultimately making no difference with my pain. ... (1 replies)
... of my original self, only minimal pain compared to 2005, unless I do stupid things. ... (8 replies)
... If you live alone, you may want to arrange for someone to stay with you for the first days you are home from the hospital. If surgery goes according to plan and there are no complications, you could get by without having someone available, but it is helpful to not be alone. ... (2 replies)
... e running I stepped up on a curb with my right leg and it felt like I had been shot in the hip. I actually thought I had injured my hip at that moment. I tried to continue to run but the pain was too much and so I just walked the rest of the way home. ... (4 replies)
... Every surgery is different. Sometimes the surgeon will have to really tug on the nerve to free it. Since you had surgery previously, it is likely that there is scar tissue that may be attached to a nerve. If so, the surgeon would work to free it. ... (8 replies)

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